News for Japan Triathlon Union (JTU)

2016 Chiba ITU level 2 coaching course held in Chiba, Japan

2016 Chiba ITU level 2 coaching course held in Chiba, Japan

27/11/16 - Japan The newly modified ITU Level 2 coaching course just finished an intense 5 days-long course that includes sport science instruction, physiology, psychology, training theory and practical... |

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ASTC Congress was held in Hatsukaichi city successfully

ASTC Congress was held in Hatsukaichi city successfully

11/05/16 - The 25th ASTC Congress followed by the 61st ASTC Executive Board meeting were successfully held on May 1st in Hatsukaichi city, Japan. About 50 congress delegates from 22 ASTC member countries attended the... |

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First ASTC Executive Board Meeting under President Justin Park

First ASTC Executive Board Meeting under President Justin Park

01/12/15 - The 60th ASTC Executive Board Meeting was held on November 25th in Hatsukaichi city, Japan where next Asian Championships will take place from April 28th to May 1st, 2016. Opening the meeting, Justin Park,... |

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Elite athlete Yokohama WTS press conference

Elite athlete Yokohama WTS press conference

14/05/15 - Yokohama hosts an ITU World Series race for the 6th time with round five of the 2015 World Triathlon Series this Saturday May 16 and the elite athletes gathered today at the Monterey Hotel bordering the race... |

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Yokohama Paratriathlon Press Conference

Yokohama Paratriathlon Press Conference

14/05/15 - Yokohama led the way with one of the first press conferences to feature the elite paratriathlon athletes hosted in front of a large and eager media contingent today, with interest heightened by the presence of... |

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Jorgensen and Stanford back in action in Yokohama

Jorgensen and Stanford back in action in Yokohama

12/05/15 - Yokohama this weekend marks the fifth race and halfway stage in the 2015 ITU World Triathlon Series, in a season that has so far provided great contrast between the men and women in regards to the competitive... |

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Top men vie for Yokohama title

Top men vie for Yokohama title

12/05/15 - If the women’s WTS season has been dominated by a certain American, the men’s racing has been anything but a one-person show, with the four WTS events this season throwing up three different winners in... |

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Tokyo Aquathlon 2013

Tokyo Aquathlon 2013

01/09/13 - The Japan Triathlon Union organized an Aquathlon in Tokyo bay on 31 August. Fuji Television, one of the major television network company in Japan, collaborated on this event, which was held in the center of... |

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ITU World Paratriathlon Yokohama

ITU World Paratriathlon Yokohama

12/05/13 - 24 competitors lined up in the ITU World Paratriathlon Yokohama this morning in breezy but fine conditions, the rain of yesterday’s elite racing gone making for a more comfortable day for athletes and... |

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JTU and Yokohama receive event award

JTU and Yokohama receive event award

04/12/12 - The Japan Triathlon Union (JTU) and City of Yokohama recently obtained a certificate of “ISO20121” for its excellent organization and event sustainability management for the 2012 ITU World Triathlon Series... |

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Triathlon returns to Japan’s Sendai Bay

Triathlon returns to Japan’s Sendai Bay

04/07/12 - Triathlon has successfully returned to one of the most affected areas of the earthquake and tsunami disaster in Japan, with the NTT Triathlon Japan Cup/Miyagi International Triathlon Sendai Bay held in... |

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Chiharu Igaya, 29 year Life in Office as IOC member

18/01/12 - Chiharu Igaya, ITU Honorary Vice President and JTU Honorary President, assumed a new honorary membership of the IOC on 1 January 2012, following his retirement from the IOC member. During his time in... |

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Successful ITU Level 2 Competitive Coaching course in Chiba, Japan

Successful ITU Level 2 Competitive Coaching course in Chiba, Japan

28/11/11 - A new generation of coaches in Asia have moved on to the next stage of development, with 22 coaching candidates from five different countries taking part in the five-day ITU Level 2 Competitive Coaching Course... |

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Ide and Hosoda crowned 2011 Japanese national champions in Tokyo

Ide and Hosoda crowned 2011 Japanese national champions in Tokyo

21/10/11 - Juri Ide and Yuichi Hosoda are the new Japanese champions after the 17th Japanese national triathlon titles in Tokyo Bay’s Odaiba last Sunday. In the women’s race, Ide - who won the 2011 Huatulco ITU World Cup... |

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ITU President Marisol Casado visits earthquake devastated area in Japan

ITU President Marisol Casado visits earthquake devastated area in Japan

15/09/11 - Marisol Casado, President of the International Triathlon Union and member of the IOC, yesterday visited Shichigahama, Miyagi in the Tohoku area, a region decimated by the earthquake and tsunami in March this... |

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Youth Olympic Champion’s uniform added to the Olympic Museum

Youth Olympic Champion’s uniform added to the Olympic Museum

23/11/10 - Triathlon’s presence at the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland was bolstered after Yuka Sato’s historic race-worn suit was added to the collections.  Japan’s Sato joined Olympic legends after being crowned... |

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Sakimoto, Yamamoto Claim First Titles at Japan National Triathlon Championships

Sakimoto, Yamamoto Claim First Titles at Japan National Triathlon Championships

21/10/10 - The 16th Japan National Triathlon Championships were held Sunday in Tokyo Bay’s Odaiba, the famed triathlon venue in Japan’s triathlon scene, gathering thousand of crowds along the course set in the heart of... |

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Japan’s Ueda takes Mexico win at Huatulco ITU Triathlon World Cup

Japan’s Ueda takes Mexico win at Huatulco ITU Triathlon World Cup

08/11/09 - Ai Ueda took her first ITU Triathlon World Cup win of the year in Huatulco, Mexico, as the Japanese double Asian champion stretched away in the late stages of the race to cross the line in 2:12:47, ahead of... |

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Tomoko Wada Accompanies Delegates to IOC

Tomoko Wada Accompanies Delegates to IOC

01/10/09 - Tomoko Wada, Chair of the ITU Women’s Committee, accompanied a delegation from Yokohama on a visit to Lausanne recently to meet with IOC President Dr. Jacques Rogges. The purpose of the visit was to present... |

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Mayor Nakada debuted Triathlon at One month pre-event

Mayor Nakada debuted Triathlon at One month pre-event

27/07/09 - On Sunday, July 19th the pre-event for Yokohama International Triathlon/2009 NTT Triathlon Japan Cup Ranking 7th Stage/ITU World Championship Series in Yokohama, World Kids Triathlon and World Kids Sports... |

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Atkinson Makes it Two in a Row

Atkinson Makes it Two in a Row

26/04/09 - Courtney Atkinson of Australia stormed home for his second world cup victory of the year at the 2009 Ishigaki ITU Triathlon World Cup this Sunday.  This is Atkinsons fourth win at the Ishigaki race since 2005,... |

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Ide Thrills Home Crowd in Ishigaki

Ide Thrills Home Crowd in Ishigaki

26/04/09 - Juri Ide delighted the home crowd by winning round two of the 2009 ITU Triathlon World Cup Series today on the Japanese island of Ishigaki.  Leading for most of the race, Ide crossed the line in 2 hours 3... |

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Japanese Olympic Team Announced

Japanese Olympic Team Announced

24/06/08 - After Ai Ueda and Ryosuke Yamamoto won this year’s Asian Championships, Japan was assured of at least one women’s and men’s spots in the Olympic Games fields.  With Juri Ide and Kiyomi Niwata high enough... |

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Greetings from Ishigaki!!

Greetings from Ishigaki!!

13/03/08 - With exactly one month to go until the Ishigaki BG Triathlon World Cup, the Ishigaki LOC would like to send greetings to all National Federations and invite them to the longest running world cup in ITU... |

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Ishigaki - 1 week to go.

08/04/07 - We hope that your preparations are going well for this year’s race.  If you have not already done so, please be sure to email us with your updated arrival and departure information.  Please email this... |

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Hello Triathlon Athletes and Coaches,

Hello Triathlon Athletes and Coaches,

31/03/06 - Hello Triathlon Athletes and Coaches, I hope that you triathlon year has been a successful and fun one.  My name is Troy Nakamura and I am the Coordinator for International Relations in Ishigaki City, Japan. ... |

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Less than 40 days left till Ishigaki

Less than 40 days left till Ishigaki

09/03/06 - Ishigaki “Triathlon” mayor, Dr. Hohama, was reelected on March 5th.  Congratulations!  He will welcome all ITU Athletes again this year in Ishigaki. 1,151 Age Group athletes will compete this year in... |

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Niwata and Hirano Win Tokyo Asian Cup Triathlon

Niwata and Hirano Win Tokyo Asian Cup Triathlon

23/10/05 - The ITU Tokyo Asian Cup Triathlon took place on Sunday, 23 October. The event was also the 11th Japanese Triathlon Championships to be held in Tokyo Metropolis Odaiba.The women started at 8:10 a.m. as Akane... |

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We are waiting for your participation.

25/08/05 - Application of Aquathlon World Championships is http://www.gamagori.world-triathlon2005.com/regist-top.html |

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World Championships in Gamagori.

World Championships in Gamagori.

11/08/05 - There is less than a month to go to the 2005 ITU Gamagori World Triathlon Championships and final preperations are being made to host this spectacular event. Please visit the official Gamagori website to make... |

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